Kevin Terraciano
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Director, Latin American Institute
Department: Department of History
Box 951473
6265 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1473
Campus Mail Code: 147303
Phone: 310-825-4571
Keywords: Latin America, History, Mexico

Kevin Terraciano is Professor of History at UCLA, specializing in Latin America. He was the President of the American Society for Ethnohistory in 2011. Professor Terraciano's interdisciplinary research focuses on the history of indigenous peoples in Mexico, based especially on their own writings.  He has won several awards for his research and publications, undergraduate teaching, and mentoring of graduate students since he joined the UCLA faculty in 1995.